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This black and white photograph shoes Doug Shanks, a mayoral candidate for the city of Jackson, Mississippi, speaking to the press while his wife stands beside him. Shanks is dressed in a dark suit and tie and his wife is wearing a dark dress. Shanks is speaking while two men point microphones with news logos toward him. Signs that read "Doug Shanks. For a Jackson we can live with. Mayor." are seen on the wall behind him and a man in a dark vest and a woman in a light jacket are seen to the left behind him. Note: The date listed for this photograph is an estimate as the original photograph is undated.

Contributor(s)

Minor, Wilson F. "Bill"

Subjects

Mississippi--Politics and government--1951-; Politicians; Elections; Mayors

Keywords

Mississippi Politics; Mayoral Elections; Jackson, MS; Shanks, Doug

Date

1981

Geographic Location

Mississippi

Time Period

1980-1989

Object Type

image

Format (Original)

photograph

Format (Digital)

JPG

Digital ID

80-440

Source

Wilson F. (Bill) Minor Collection, Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections Division, Manuscripts Unit, Photographs

Repository

Manuscripts Unit

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Keywords

Mississippi Politics; Mayoral Elections; Jackson, MS; Shanks, Doug

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